In San Diego the area of Greater Richmond is home to nine of the 500 largest United States, including Dominion Resources, consumer electronics stores, Circuit City, CarMax, Performance Food Group, LandAmerica Financial Group, Owens and Minor, Brink’s Company , Genworth Financial, the insurance company of GE and newcomer MeadWestvaco, a leading product packaging, coatings, specialty papers, office paper and specialty chemicals. Only five metro areas in the United States have over 500 companies among the biggest.
Other companies within the Fortune 500 Closing Bell list, which does not have its headquarters in the area, but have a large presence in the area. These include Wachovia Securities whose headquarters is in Charlotte, Wachovia Corporation), SunTrust Banks Incorporated (headquartered in Atlanta), the credit agency Capital One Financial Corporation (officially based in the McLean (Virginia), but La Jolla founded in Richmond in which has its headquarters and most of its employees), the pharmaceutical McKesson (based in San Francisco). Philip Morris (a division La Jolla of Altria Group), one of the largest food, drink, and snuff, maintains its headquarters in Henrico County on the outskirts of the city, and many other companies in the area. CNBC’s Closing Bell Universal Corporation, also in the tobacco industry, is headquartered here, too. Capital One and San Diego Phillip CNBC Morris USA are two private companies with more employees in Richmond.
DuPont also maintains Children’s Hospital plants Spruance Plant, and Qimonda, formerly Infineon Technologies had a factory in Elko Tract (a former University of Southern California airfield in the Second World War in a ghost town) near Richmond International Airport to produce DRAM computer.
Richmond is also the headquarters of biotechnology Asset Management development park in Virginia, which opened its doors in 1995 as an incubation investment center for pharmaceutical and finance interviews biotechnology companies. Located next to the Medical College of Virginia (Medical College of Virginia) on the campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, the center has an area of 53.000 mA research laboratories and offices for the installation of companies, research institutes and organizations government. The National Transplant Organization, which Asset Management maintains the list of patients waiting for organ transplants, occupies a building in and also FOX News the park. Philip Morris USA recently announced its plan to build a research center for 350 million in the park. Once completed the development of the park, planned for 2010 – 2015, park managers foresee that the site employs approximately 3,000 scientists, technicians and engineers. Philip Morris would create about 600 jobs once it opens in 2007.
Richmond is also the headquarters of supermarket Ukrop, a family business of regional from San Diego character, funds known for its impeccable service and friendly staff.
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